• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sun 01 January 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Stadium of Light

Sunderland vs Manchester City


Team Lineups

Sunderland

22 Mignolet
8 Gardner
16 O'Shea
5 Brown
14 Colback
23 McClean
6 Cattermole
15 Vaughan
7 Larsson
52 Bendtner
28 Sessegnon
Substitutes
24 Carson
12 Kilgallon
27 Elmohamady
17 Ji
18 Meyler
31 Noble
40 Laing

Manchester City

25 Hart
5 Zabaleta
6 Lescott
4 Kompany
13 Kolarov
11 Johnson
34 De Jong
42 Toure Yaya
18 Barry
19 Nasri
10 Dzeko
Substitutes
30 Pantilimon
2 Richards
22 Clichy
15 Savic
7 Milner
21 Silva
16 Aguero

Possession Stats

38%
62%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Sunderland

W D D L L L D D

Manchester City

W W W W W W W W
Head to Head
Man City
5-0
Sunderland 03-Apr-2011
Sunderland
1-0
Man City 29-Aug-2010
Sunderland
1-1
Man City 14-Mar-2010
Man City
4-3
Sunderland 19-Dec-2009
Man City
1-0
Sunderland 22-Mar-2009
Sunderland
0-3
Man City 31-Aug-2008


Live Text Commentary
92:58 +2.58
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Dong-Won Ji from close in low into the middle of the goal. Sunderland 1-0 Man City.Assist on the goal came from Stephane Sessegnon.

92:35 +2.35
 

Sergio Aguero takes a shot. Blocked by Matthew Kilgallon.

92:06 +2.06
 

Micah Richards produces a cross, clearance made by John O'Shea.

89:00
 

Stephane Sessegnon challenges Joleon Lescott unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Pablo Zabaleta.

88:11
 

David Silva has a drilled shot. Save made by Simon Mignolet. Micah Richards takes a shot. David Silva takes a shot. Save by Simon Mignolet.

85:35
 

Shot by Gareth Barry. Jack Colback gets a block in.

83:33
 

Shot by Vincent Kompany. Craig Gardner gets a block in.

81:41
Substitution
 

The ball is delivered by Adam Johnson, Header from close in by Edin Dzeko misses to the left of the goal. David Vaughan leaves the field to be replaced by Ahmed Elmohamady.

80:32
 

Edin Dzeko produces a right-footed shot from inside the area that goes over the bar.

78:41
 

Centre by Pablo Zabaleta, Edin Dzeko produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

77:19
Substitution
 

Dong-Won Ji replaces Nicklas Bendtner.

75:17
 

A cross is delivered by Sebastian Larsson, Joleon Lescott makes a clearance.

74:28
 

Micah Richards concedes a free kick for a foul on Jack Colback. Free kick taken by Simon Mignolet.

73:23
 

Centre by David Vaughan.

72:00
 

A cross is delivered by Pablo Zabaleta.

71:47
 

Short corner taken by David Silva.

69:34
 

Centre by Adam Johnson, Pablo Zabaleta takes a shot from 12 yards. Blocked by Jack Colback. David Silva takes the outswinging corner, clearance made by Sebastian Larsson.

68:43
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Matthew Kilgallon on Edin Dzeko. Free kick crossed right-footed by Gnegneri Toure Yaya.

67:59
 

Sergio Aguero has shot on goal from just outside the area which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

65:39
Substitution
 

Sebastian Larsson challenges Sergio Aguero unfairly and gives away a free kick. Booking for Sebastian Larsson for unsporting behaviour. (Man City) makes a substitution, with Micah Richards coming on for Aleksandar Kolarov. The ball is swung over by David Silva, Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Edin Dzeko misses to the right of the target.

64:46
 

Edin Dzeko takes a shot. Save by Simon Mignolet.

64:23
 

The ball is sent over by Aleksandar Kolarov, Jack Colback manages to make a clearance.

63:44
 

Stephane Sessegnon produces a curled right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty area which goes wide of the left-hand post.

63:03
 

The ball is sent over by Gareth Barry, clearance by James McClean.

59:45
 

Vincent Kompany challenges Nicklas Bendtner unfairly and gives away a free kick. Sebastian Larsson produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick, blocked by Gareth Barry.

59:13
 

Foul by Aleksandar Kolarov on Sebastian Larsson, free kick awarded. Simon Mignolet takes the indirect free kick.

58:20
 

Sergio Aguero takes a shot. Simon Mignolet makes a brilliant save. Corner taken by Adam Johnson, clearance by Craig Gardner.

55:48
 

Effort on goal by Edin Dzeko from just inside the penalty box goes harmlessly over the target.

55:22
 

Adam Johnson takes a short corner.

54:19
Substitution
 

Shot from just outside the box by Pablo Zabaleta misses to the right of the target. (Man City) makes a substitution, with David Silva coming on for Samir Nasri.

53:15
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Sergio Aguero by Sebastian Larsson. Joleon Lescott restarts play with the free kick.

51:10
 

Aleksandar Kolarov delivers the ball, John O'Shea gets a block in. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Samir Nasri, Nicklas Bendtner makes a clearance.

49:27
 

Corner taken right-footed by Sebastian Larsson, save by Joe Hart.

47:50
 

Gnegneri Toure Yaya produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the net.

47:43
 

A cross is delivered by Aleksandar Kolarov, Simon Mignolet makes a clearance.

46:30
 

The ball is swung over by James McClean.

45:06 +0.06
 

Shot from just outside the area by Craig Gardner goes over the bar.

45:01
Substitution
 

Sergio Aguero joins the action as a substitute, replacing Nigel De Jong.

44:54
 

The ball is crossed by James McClean, Vincent Kompany manages to make a clearance.

42:52
 

Samir Nasri crosses the ball, clearance made by Matthew Kilgallon.

42:38
 

Unfair challenge on Nigel De Jong by Nicklas Bendtner results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Nigel De Jong.

42:15
 

Edin Dzeko takes a shot from 25 yards. Simon Mignolet makes a save.

40:55
 

Pablo Zabaleta gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Nicklas Bendtner. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Sebastian Larsson from left channel, Joe Hart makes a save.

40:08
 

Samir Nasri sends in a cross, Craig Gardner manages to make a clearance. Joleon Lescott takes a shot. Matthew Kilgallon gets a block in.

39:09
 

Unfair challenge on Adam Johnson by Craig Gardner results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Samir Nasri.

37:53
 

The ball is swung over by Adam Johnson, Simon Mignolet makes a save.

35:16
 

The ball is crossed by Samir Nasri, save by Simon Mignolet.

34:30
 

Shot from 18 yards by Edin Dzeko.

34:09
 

Inswinging corner taken by Samir Nasri from the left by-line, save by Simon Mignolet.

31:59
 

Samir Nasri takes a shot. Craig Gardner makes a clearance.

31:28
 

Edin Dzeko takes a shot from 6 yards. Save made by Simon Mignolet.

31:15
 

The ball is crossed by Gnegneri Toure Yaya, John O'Shea manages to make a clearance.

30:16
 

Shot from 18 yards by Edin Dzeko. John O'Shea gets a block in. Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Adam Johnson from the right by-line, clearance by Nicklas Bendtner.

28:48
 

Aleksandar Kolarov takes a long range shot harmlessly clearing the crossbar.

28:11
 

Stephane Sessegnon produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide left of the goal.

25:22
Substitution
 

Wes Brown leaves the field to be replaced by Matthew Kilgallon.

24:00
 

Centre by Craig Gardner, clearance made by Nigel De Jong.

23:31
 

A cross is delivered by James McClean, clearance made by Joleon Lescott.

23:20
 

Stephane Sessegnon takes a shot. Vincent Kompany gets a block in.

19:20
 

The ball is delivered by Vincent Kompany.

18:17
 

Nigel De Jong fouled by Sebastian Larsson, the ref awards a free kick. Aleksandar Kolarov takes the indirect free kick.

16:37
 

Centre by Aleksandar Kolarov, clearance by John O'Shea.

15:25
 

Foul by Gareth Barry on Stephane Sessegnon, free kick awarded. Simon Mignolet restarts play with the free kick.

15:18
 

The ball is swung over by Pablo Zabaleta, clearance by John O'Shea.

12:44
 

Effort on goal by Adam Johnson from just inside the penalty box goes harmlessly over the target.

12:24
 

Adam Johnson takes a short corner.

10:36
 

The offside flag is raised against Aleksandar Kolarov. Simon Mignolet restarts play with the free kick.

8:12
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Adam Johnson from the right by-line, save by Simon Mignolet.

6:55
Yellow card
 

Foul by Nigel De Jong on Lee Cattermole, free kick awarded. The referee shows Nigel De Jong a yellow card. Indirect free kick taken by John O'Shea.

6:18
 

Edin Dzeko sends in a cross, clearance by John O'Shea.

5:13
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Edin Dzeko. Simon Mignolet takes the free kick.

4:15
 

James McClean takes a shot. Joe Hart makes a comfortable save.

2:16
 

Drilled right-footed shot by Nicklas Bendtner. Save by Joe Hart.

1:45
 

Corner taken by Adam Johnson from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Craig Gardner.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Man City 4 10 12
2 Crystal Palace 4 3 9
3 Leicester 4 3 8
4 Swansea 4 3 8
5 Man Utd 4 1 7
6 Arsenal 4 0 7
7 Liverpool 4 -1 7
8 West Ham 4 3 6
9 Everton 4 1 5
10 Southampton 4 0 5

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